Priority 6 from the Complex Fractures PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is important to patients recovering from complex fractures?  (JLA PSP Priority 6)
Overall ranking 6
JLA question ID 0105/6
Explanatory note Not available 

Not mentioned in NICE guidelines specifically. No other relevant trial evidence Cochrane/PUBMED since 2015.

Health Research Classification System category Injuries and accidents
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Early management post operatively ~  PROMS from all forms of tibial fractures and all treatment methods, looking at return to work, change of job, return to hobbies (incl at what level). Specifically return to running after tibial fractures ~ An idea of how the scaring would look. Everything else was explained comprehensively.  ~ Questions regarding the in-hospital treatment (e.g. treatment of bones, soft tissue or other health aspects, medicines, operation, or other treatment)?
Submitted by 10 x Surgeon/Doctor, 3 x Physio, 1 x Patient, x 1 Carer for patient 
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0105
PSP name Complex Fractures
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 58  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 8th June 2021